While you are in Stanmore, be sure to spend a day sightseeing in nearby areas, like Balmain, Darlinghurst and Haymarket.
Sydney is celebrated as the home of the Sydney Opera House. This must-see attraction is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the center of the city.
To better understand Sydney, visit one of its many cultural destinations. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the atmosphere of Australian Museum, Customs House and Powerhouse Museum. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the much-loved cultural performance centers such as the Capitol Theatre in Haymarket, Theatre Royal and IMAX Sydney. Acclaimed art galleries, include the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
Looking for things to amuse the kids? Keep them entertained at the various child-friendly destinations in the area. For those who like creatures of all kinds try to add Sydney Aquarium and Wildlife Sydney on your itinerary.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Sydney, head to one of the many nearby green spaces. Reconnect with nature at one of the local beaches, for example the Blackwattle Bay Park in Glebe. There are some pleasant gardens and parks, so why don’t you go out and enjoy the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Chinese Garden of Friendship.
Attractions like Sydney Tower, Cockatoo Island in Drummoyne and the St Mary's Cathedral are well worth visiting during your time in Stanmore. Take the time to visit places of worship such as the St. James Church. Relax in the calm atmosphere and gain a deeper understanding of the role of religion in the area.
If you love to play golf, visit the Moore Park Golf Course. It's a perfect way to get out and enjoy the outdoors.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, visit the various stores that are part of The Intersection, the Westfield Shopping Centre and Harbourside.
After exploring the delights of Stanmore, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, be sure to check out the Travelodge Hotel Sydney, the Four Points by Sheraton Sydney, Darling Harbour, and the popular Swissotel Sydney.